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AFFINITY: Assessment of fluoxetine in stroke recovery trial

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Lead PI:  Graeme J Hankey and Maree L. Hackett

Status: Recruiting

No. of Patients Currently Recruited: 389                                No. of Patients Required:  1600

An Australian-lead investigator initiated, multi-centre, prospective, randomized, parallel group, double blind placebo-controlled trial to establish the effect(s) of routine administration of fluoxetine (20mg once daily) for 6 months in patients with recent stroke on functional outcome at 6 months and one year.

Setting: Stroke Units in Australia, New Zealand and Vietnam

Primary Aim: Does treatment with fluoxetine, 20 mg once daily, started 2-15 days after stroke onset and continued for 180 days, improve functional outcome at 180 days after randomisation?

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ANZCTR No: ACTRN12611000774921



Last Updated ( Wednesday, 10 January 2018 12:43 )  

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